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Abigail Frymann Rouch



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  1. ‘The rebels want my head’
  2. Amazing grace
  3. Heritage wiped from the map
  4. Rise of the clergy couple
  5. The wisdom of crowds
  6. Get with the programme
  7. Hands of friendship
  8. New life: finding a home in UK after the journey from Syria
  9. Kieran Conry fell from grace, tripped up by tradition
  10. Once we crusaded against Nestlé, now why not Amazon?
  11. Sexual abuse evil as Black Mass, says Francis
  12. ‘Arson attack’ at Jerusalem abbey minutes after papal Mass
  13. Churches condemn death sentence for Christian mother
  14. Welby to challenge blasphemy law on pastoral visit to Pakistan
  15. Financial chief quotes Francis' warning on economic inequality
  16. Martin calls for investigation into mother and baby homes
  17. Mosul's ancient Christian population 'may never return'
  18. International community 'should not intervene in Iraq'
  19. Woman and Judaism expert win Ratzinger Prize for theology
  20. Cardinal Nichols appointed first chancellor of St Mary’s University
  21. Church should show 'preferential option' for abuse victims – Martin
  22. Attack on civilians sheltering in CAR cathedral leaves 24 dead
  23. Pope and Mark Carney call for a more human economic system
  24. Pope: ‘No more loss of innocent lives’ as nun is mourned among MH17 dead
  25. Christians forced to flee Mosul on foot after death threat ultimatum from Islamists
  26. Pope Francis and WEA exchange apologies for Churches' past sins
  27. German bishops: Churches shared blame for Europe’s slide into war
  28. Nichols and Welby plead for end to 'self-defeating' Gaza 'carnage'
  29. Baroness Warsi: PM should consider Iraq intervention
  30. World 'faces greatest humanitarian crisis since World War II'
  31. Pell adds voice to chorus opposing Kasper’s reform efforts
  32. 'Obedient' Joe Biden salutes chastened nuns
  33. Pell’s successor vows to improve Church’s record on abuse
  34. Scotland's Catholic bishops salute ‘outstanding’ Alex Salmond
  35. Cardinal Müller vows to persevere with SSPX reconciliation
  36. Bishop Michael Scott-Joynt dies aged 71
  37. Cardinal Erdo suggests simplifying annulment process
  38. Iraqi archbishop calls for intensified military intervention
  39. Welby to share stage with global finance chiefs at IMF
  40. Vicar of Baghdad leaves Iraq on advice of Welby
  41. Vatican lawyer outlines possible reforms of annulment process
  42. Cafod launches appeal for Ebola prevention efforts
  43. Catholic and Anglican bishops urge recognition of independent Palestine
  44. Cardinal treats Breakfast Show to impromptu performance
  45. Bishop of Gloucester to face no police action over assault claims
  46. Vatican praises Brentwood lay group’s marriage support materials
  47. Appeal rejected of mother on death row accused of blasphemy
  48. Communion ban routinely ignored, Tablet survey finds
  49. Francis picks Brentwood priest for biblical commission
  50. Burke confirms he is to leave Vatican's top court
  51. Myanmar Church educates voters to ensure credible election
  52. Prince Charles warns of loss of religious freedom in West
  53. Francis attacks vanity of ‘peacock-like’ bishops
  54. Cafod to slash 50 jobs and look to volunteers after drop in income
  55. Pope creates body to get through 'backlog' of abuse cases
  56. WW1 soldiers honoured at Roehampton memorial
  57. Nichols and Anglican bishop pray for slain Pakistani couple
  58. Thank God for the EU, say bishops at Verdun
  59. Sydney’s new archbishop vows to clean up Church’s record on abuse
  60. CofE's General Synod rubberstamp women bishops legislation
  61. Body of priest found as police search for 43 Mexican students
  62. Pope: children have a right to a good mother and father
  63. Granada archbishop suspends 10 priests after Francis steps in
  64. Robert Sarah to lead Congregation for Worship
  65. Pope urges 'haggard' Europe to rediscover Christian roots
  66. Pope raises human rights concerns with Egyptian President
  67. Economist questions Francis’ ideas on helping the poor
  68. Prince Charles to visit Iraqi Catholics in London
  69. Two new congregations planned in Vatican
  70. Freedom of religion 'priority' for UK Government
  71. Syrian bishop sees deliberate efforts to empty region of Christians
  72. Nato members 'must share blame for IS atrocities'
  73. Cardinal Zen hands himself in to police to hasten end of protests
  74. Prince of Wales deplores jihadist beheading footage
  75. US nuns resisted Vatican investigation, admits inquiry head
  76. John Armitage named new rector of Walsingham shrine
  77. Church of England names its first woman bishop
  78. Prince of Wales: Muslims victims of fanatics’ ‘sacrilegious’ acts
  79. Prelate says church is treated with 'profound disrespect'
  80. Shrewsbury bishop underlines chastity
  81. Archbishop Longley points to ideal of two-parent upbringing while praising single parents and grandparents
  82. HarperCollins pulps school atlas that omits Israel
  83. Egypt’s President: Christians and Muslims are equal citizens
  84. Charlie Hebdo attack ‘sowed death’, says Pope
  85. Conservative MP calls for better religious literacy in public life
  86. Tributes for Roehampton chaplain Robert Kaggwa
  87. Francis urges Sri Lanka to investigate civil war atrocities
  88. Street children detained ahead of Philippines papal visit
  89. Pope says Paul VI was right to reassert contraception ban
  90. Francis' visit to Haiyan survivors in Tacloban cut short by storm
  91. Francis leaves Philippines after six million attend papal Mass
  92. Newspaper banned from using word 'Allah' for God
  93. Ukrainian church leader offers Just War defence of escalating violence
  94. Masses cancelled in Niger as protestors torch churches
  95. Abbey explains why flag is at half-mast to honour Saudi king
  96. First woman bishop ordained in Church of England
  97. Religious freedom violations still rising in Cuba
  98. Bishops take issue with 'anti-Catholic' Wolf Hall
  99. Pope Francis declares Oscar Romero a martyr
  100. Stephen Fry has the right to say God is evil – Welby
  101. Welby tells business tax avoidance is a sin
  102. Romero ‘was targeted because he embodied Vatican II Church’
  103. Pope pays surprise visit to homeless immigrants
  104. Pope says choosing not to have children is selfish
  105. Francis calls for Mediterranean aid efforts to be stepped up
  106. Parolin expects UN to consider military action in Libya
  107. Beheaded Egyptians to be included in Coptic calendar of saints
  108. Bishops' conference defends Catholic education in election guidance
  109. IS abducts 'as many as 200' Christians from north-east Syria
  110. Cardinal Sarah denounces Western aid model
  111. Top university could remove tribute to Lord Carey after gay protest
  112. IS ‘begins to kill’ Christians abducted from north-east Syria
  113. Homeless man who attended Mass daily buried in Vatican cemetery
  114. Lord Williams: voting goes beyond defence of ‘Christian values’
  115. Lay group push to garner views on teaching on the family
  116. Islamic State kidnap more Christian families
  117. Bishops highlight Pakistan's duty to protect its citizens
  118. Solidarity and prayers for gang-raped Indian nun, 71
  119. Senior Australian cleric charged with cover-up of abuse in 1970s
  120. Paris mayor awards honorary citizenship Asia Bibi
  121. French MPs vote for ‘deep sleep’ law for terminally ill
  122. Cardinal calls for swift action against nun's attackers
  123. Cardinal says bishops unfit to lead German Church against secularism
  124. Gunmen open fire on Pakistani church after Taleban attacks
  125. Abuse experts voice concerns over appointment of Chilean bishop
  126. Slavery Law 'leaves foreign domestic workers open to abuse'
  127. Women bishops to be fast-tracked into Lords
  128. Vatican stands by Chilean bishop accused of covering up abuse
  129. Francis marks tenth anniversary of John Paul II’s death
  130. Cameron, Clegg, Miliband and Gove on the significance of Easter
  131. Christian students killed in Islamist attack on Kenyan university
  132. Bishops welcome ruling against Israeli wall extension
  133. Coptic ‘Church of the Martyrs of Libya’ attacked after first stone laid
  134. Turkey recalls ambassador after Pope Francis names Armenian Genocide at Mass to mark its centenary
  135. IS are turning Mosul cathedral into a mosque, reports Cardinal
  136. Pope's ‘great distress’ at slaughter of 30 Ethiopian Christians by IS
  137. Francis removes US bishop found guilty of failing to report abuse
  138. 'IS jihadists are hunting down Christians across Libya'
  139. Pope Francis to visit Cuba en route to US in September
  140. Nichols condemns the murder of Yazidis in Iraq
  141. Miliband and Clegg find receptive audience at Citizens UK gathering
  142. Foreign secretary: the Tories will champion religious freedom
  143. Martin: cherish gay relationships apart from marriage
  144. Hundreds of secret Algerian converts requesting Bibles
  145. Top Catholics thrown on bonfire of Scottish Labour
  146. Francis to spend four days in Cuba en route to US
  147. Religious persecution a driver in Med migrants crisis, finds Amnesty
  148. Group commissions top authors to tell refugees’ stories
  149. Cardinal Burke’s petition against reform gains 1/4m signatures
  150. Irish Government cuts funding for Church's marriage prep
  151. Filipino Cardinal Tagle voted president of global Caritas network
  152. Stack celebrates 'critical loyalty' of The Tablet at anniversary Mass
  153. Pope Francis urges China’s Catholics to be loyal to Rome
  154. Persecuted Iraqis denied church in diocese ‘overwhelmed by demand’
  155. Campbell kneels before Nichols at university installation ceremony
  156. Pell considering legal action against papal adviser
  157. Top Sunni cleric urges UN to take on ISIS amid 'global threat'
  158. Date set for trial of former nuncio laicised over abuse allegations
  159. Pope warns man-made climate change a major threat to the planet
  160. Jeb Bush rebuffs green encyclical – unlike secular commentators
  161. Pressure mounts on politicians after Pope’s climate encyclical
  162. Bishops decry attack on Galilee's ancient Church of the Multiplication
  163. Richest must listen to poor Pope tells capitalism conference
  164. Welby voices 'deep concern’ over US Anglicans’ gay marriage liturgy
  165. Cardinal Turkson says we must revise what we mean by growth
  166. Greek crisis demands redefinition of European unity – Vatican daily
  167. Priest kidnapped by jihadists in northern Syria released after a week
  168. Senior Greek prelate accuses Tsipras of incompetence
  169. Laity to petition Pope over Chilean bishop accused of cover-up
  170. Globalisation is enemy of development, Vatican says
  171. Hope for Pakistani mother on death row
  172. Francis falls out of favour with one-fifth of American Catholics
  173. Planned Parenthood under US Senate spotlight
  174. Milwaukee archdiocese offers US$21m abuse settlement
  175. Pope says divorced and remarried Catholics are part of the Church
  176. Calais crisis requires global and compassionate response – bishops
  177. Pope announces day of prayer for care of creation with Orthodox
  178. 22 Syrian Christian hostages released
  179. We don't want to go back home say Middle East Catholics
  180. Finance chief quotes Pope in speech addressing inequality
  181. Christians flee violence in Mosul
  182. Pope and Carney call for a more human economic system
  183. Report charts religious persecution
  184. Pastoral plea for forgiveness on groundbreaking Pentecostals visit
  185. Warsi urges PM to 'seriously consider' military action to save Iraq’s minorities
  186. Greatest humanitarian crisis in 70 years: Rodríguez
  187. Communion ban routinely ignored, Tablet survey finds
  188. Push to educate voters to ensure credible election
  189. Prince warns of loss of religious freedom
  190. Francis urges ‘haggard’ Europe to be revitalised by its roots
  191. New congregations planned as doors open to laity
  192. West ‘must share blame for IS’
  193. Prince says killing for faith is blasphemy
  194. Prelate speaks of Sunni ‘abuse’
  195. Top publisher omits Israel from atlas
  196. Vatican condemns slaughter at Paris satirical magazine
  197. MP calls for better religious literacy in public life
  198. Welby speaks up for those persecuted for their beliefs
  199. Islamic State abducts 200
  200. Beheaded men made martyrs of Coptic Church
  201. Islamic State releases families but kidnaps more Christians
  202. IS kills 30 Ethiopian Christians
  203. Surge in demand for bibles from secret Christian converts
  204. Parties questioned on social justice by faith-based groups
  205. Westminster Diocese says no to church for Chaldeans
  206. Tehran will not make a nuclear bomb, says archbishop
  207. Praise for English Missal translators
  208. Date set for trial of laicised former nuncio
  209. Magna Carta ‘template for global religious freedom’
  210. ‘Deep concern’ over gay-marriage liturgy
  211. Development ‘undermined’ by globalisation
  212. Secondary looks to raise £20m after Government cut
  213. Milwaukee archdiocese to pay abuse victims $21m
  214. West accused of misreading Syria conflict
  215. Middle East Christians want to stay in UK
  216. Law forces children to convert
  217. Catholic peer Alton condemns Cameron resistance to labelling Christian persecution as genocide
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